Car Hire Rome

Discover Car Hire in Rome

Start your trip to Rome with a car hire to enjoy the freedom to experience exceptional style with artistic masterpieces, historical ruins and monuments such as the Trevi Fountain, Sistine Chapel, Colosseum, and St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City. Many travellers decide to take their car hire further south to Naples or along the Amalfi Coast. Get off the beaten track, escape the tourist traps and discover more of Italy in your very own rental car where the possibilities are endless.

Collecting from Rome? We partner with all the major suppliers at both Fiumincino and Ciampino airport. Picking up your hire car is easy and stress-free. If you're unsure about driving around Rome, check out our driving tips which are helpful for first time travellers and returning travellers.

Experience Rome

Rome Rome

Rome is a city which has preserved its charm and independence throughout the centuries, it is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Rome is also known as the “Eternal City” which has a history that spans over 28 centuries.

One of the most popular sites in Italy is the Colosseum, rich in its history and an iconic symbol for Rome, it is located near the Roman Forum. The Roman Forum displays what is left from the Roman empire, what was once a major commercial and political Roman city centre.

One of the must do's whilst in Rome includes visiting the flea market. Flea markets have colourful displays of clothing and local food. The markets are competitive and are a great place to pick up some souvenirs. There are over ten flea markets in Rome that you can visit, so keep an eye out for one closest to you.

Along your journey you will find numerous water fountains which are called a "nasoni" which translates to big nose-fountain. These fountains produce a constant stream of water which comes directly from the mountains above the city. It's pure, fresh spring water so make sure you have a water bottle on hand to save some extra euros!

The people of Rome is what makes this city such an amazing place to visit on your holiday, generous and accommodating, you will be treated as a welcomed visitor to their city.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx.km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Rome to Milan 572 6
Rome to Florence 274 3
Rome to Venice 525 5.75
Rome to Sorrento 265 3.25
Rome to Bari 430 4.5